2019 Write On! Summer Camps Are Here!

2019 Write On! Summer Camps Are Here!

Creative Writing Camp for Kids Session I: Monday-Friday, July 8 – July 12, 2019 | 1:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.Session II: Monday-Friday, July 22 – July 26, 2019 | 1:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. SESSION ONE CAMPS:  Grades 6-8: Writing Workshop with Erin JamesDuring this...
A Valentine for WriterHouse

A Valentine for WriterHouse

Member Blog Entry by Cora Schenberg   Today, February 14, I’m sending a Valentine to WriterHouse. For those who hate sappy Valentines, have no fear: Writers know there’s nothing sappy about writing. It’s a messy, risky practice. I’m at work on a memoir that...
When Publishers Fail to Market Your Book

When Publishers Fail to Market Your Book

This post appeared in the August 1, 2018 edition of the WriterHouse Newsletter. Jane is teaching Getting Your Book Published: A Year-Long Master Class  during the fall 2018 term. As may have heard, not all books are adequately marketed by publishers, who may rely...
The Power of Digression

The Power of Digression

Lately, I’ve been editing my own work, trying to put together a collection of short stories I’ve worked on for three years. Revision, for me, involves a lot of cutting. I value clarity to a fault in my early drafts; later I aim to lose the excessive unnecessary...
2019 Write On! Summer Camps Are Here!

2018 Write On! Summer Camps Are Here!

Creative Writing Camp for Kids Session I: Monday-Friday, July 16-July 20, 2018 | 1:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. Session II: Monday-Friday, July 23 – July 27, 2018 | 1:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. SESSION ONE CAMPS:  Grades 6 – 8: Writing Circle with Erin James During this week,...
In Memory of Catherine Clarke Coiner

In Memory of Catherine Clarke Coiner

On Wednesday, November 15, 2017, we dedicated our salon to the memory of Catherine Clarke Coiner, a writerhouse member and founder who died after a brief illness in July. Catherine  was an avid, quirky writer with a passion for the arts. She helped lay the groundwork...